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Norwegian Gem Review

4.0 / 5.0
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2505 reviews
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Food was dull and uninspired.

Review for Norwegian Gem to Canada & New England
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2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Oct 2019
Cabin: Mini-Suite with Balcony

Food lacked seasoning but there was salt on every table. It was basically the same for the entire week. Desserts were especially boring. Cabin lacked maintenance but was clean. And why the hangers with the ball on the top - who steals hangers? Especially difficult to use when ship was rocking. A couple of the shows were very good - dancing and singing by the crew members. The magician did, I think, 4 tricks in an hour - not interesting. The comic did the same show stretched out over an hour that he did in 10 minutes on the first night. We could not dock in Portland so spend a rough day at sea with nothing extra to do. One would think that they would have a plan in place. Perhaps even special food or free drinks when one port is cancelled. We really looked forward to being on shore and being able to have a meal in a restaurant that was tasty.

The band (trombone, trumpet, sax, etc.) were excellent.

Beds were extremely hard.

Cabin Review

Mini-Suite with Balcony

Drawer glides were worn out so they did not work very well. Trim was loose. Beds were very hard. Steward did a good job.

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